The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Testing
Rank 86 100 95
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -5
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 35 6 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.94% 0.41% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.42% 0.53% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 35 4 11
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -39.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,950 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £40,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
System Testing
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1444 1138 1225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 80.09% 77.89% 73.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1248 966 1018
Average salary £43,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing System Testing across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

System Testing
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing System Testing across the Birmingham region.

System Testing Salary Trend in Birmingham

System Testing
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing System Testing across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

System Testing Salary Histogram in Birmingham

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing System Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited System Testing.

1 39 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 25 (48.08%) Test Automation
3 23 (44.23%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (42.31%) Scrum
4 22 (42.31%) UML
4 22 (42.31%) ISEB
4 22 (42.31%) Kanban
5 17 (32.69%) QA
5 17 (32.69%) Software Testing
6 16 (30.77%) Finance
7 14 (26.92%) Integration Testing
8 13 (25.00%) SQL
9 11 (21.15%) Relational Database
10 5 (9.62%) CCTV
11 4 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
11 4 (7.69%) HTML
11 4 (7.69%) Microsoft
11 4 (7.69%) CRM
11 4 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
11 4 (7.69%) Selenium
11 4 (7.69%) Mentoring
12 3 (5.77%) User Experience
12 3 (5.77%) Web Testing
12 3 (5.77%) HTTP
12 3 (5.77%) TCP/IP
12 3 (5.77%) JavaScript
12 3 (5.77%) Oracle
12 3 (5.77%) Windows
13 2 (3.85%) SAP CO
13 2 (3.85%) S-PLUS

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing System Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited System Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (3.85%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.85%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (3.85%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (3.85%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (3.85%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (3.85%) SAP FI
2 2 (3.85%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (3.85%) SAP CO
2 2 (3.85%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (3.85%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (3.85%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (1.92%) SAP FSCM
3 1 (1.92%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.77%) HTTP
1 3 (5.77%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.15%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.85%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Selenium
2 1 (1.92%) Mocha
2 1 (1.92%) NUnit
General
1 16 (30.77%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 38 (73.08%) Analyst
2 22 (42.31%) Business Analyst
2 22 (42.31%) Agile Business Analyst
3 15 (28.85%) Test Analyst
4 10 (19.23%) Software Test Analyst
5 4 (7.69%) CRM Architect
5 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
5 4 (7.69%) CRM Solutions Architect
5 4 (7.69%) Consultant
5 4 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (7.69%) Architect
6 3 (5.77%) Hardware Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Oracle Financials Consultant
7 2 (3.85%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
7 2 (3.85%) Oracle Consultant
7 2 (3.85%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
7 2 (3.85%) SAP Consultant
7 2 (3.85%) Field Service Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Field Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (1.92%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) CCTV
2 3 (5.77%) User Experience
3 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.77%) Windows
2 1 (1.92%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 25 (48.08%) Test Automation
3 23 (44.23%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (42.31%) UML
4 22 (42.31%) Scrum
4 22 (42.31%) Kanban
5 17 (32.69%) Software Testing
6 14 (26.92%) Integration Testing
7 4 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (7.69%) CRM
7 4 (7.69%) Mentoring
8 3 (5.77%) Web Testing
9 2 (3.85%) Test Scripting
9 2 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (3.85%) GAP Analysis
9 2 (3.85%) Data Mapping
9 2 (3.85%) Manual Testing
10 1 (1.92%) Time Management
10 1 (1.92%) Automation Testing
10 1 (1.92%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 13 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (5.77%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.85%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.92%) VB
4 1 (1.92%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.92%) PHP
4 1 (1.92%) C
4 1 (1.92%) C#
Qualifications
1 22 (42.31%) ISEB
2 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.92%) ACCA
3 1 (1.92%) CIMA
3 1 (1.92%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (32.69%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.77%) Oracle
3 2 (3.85%) SAP
Birmingham
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago